Communal Diary

PLEASE NOTE THAT, DUE TO THE CURRENT PANDEMIC, ALL COMMUNAL EVENTS ARE CANCELLED OR POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Jul
12
Sun
Join The Jewish Representative Council and the Board of Deputies for a Conversation about Racial Inclusion in the Jewish Community
Jul 12 @ 11:00 am

The speakers will be Mr Stephen Bush, Chair of the Board of Deputies’ Commission on Racial Inclusivity in the Jewish Community and Mrs Loretta Hodari, a British Jew of Jamaican descent, attendee at an Orthodox synagogue in Manchester.

REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT IS ESSENTIAL. PLEASE EMAIL [email protected] IF YOU WISH TO REGISTER FOR THIS EVENT.

Jul
13
Mon
JSENSE Presents Dreams Never Dreamed with Rabbi Kalman Samuels
Jul 13 @ 8:30 pm

Renowned author of ‘Dreams Never Dreamed’ and Founder of the Shalva Centre and the globally famous Shalva Band.

Rabbi Kalman’s story will help you meet today’s challenges and maximise your child’s potential.
Followed by Q&A.

Meeting ID: 820 0859 9284
Password: 026390

Dial In: 0203 051 2874 or 0203 481 5237

Mobile: 07572 171264

Jul
14
Tue
JVN Volunteer Managers’ Seminar: Staying Resilient During Times of Change
Jul 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Led by Ruth Dines, Therapist (https://www.ruthdines.com).

During this Zoom session we will discuss what it means to be resilient and look at practices and strategies to help us bounce back (and forward) from disappointments and difficulties. We will look at how our positive relationships, strengths, and our way of thinking can build our resilience to help ourselves and our volunteers in these uncertain and unpredictable times

Jul
16
Thu
Centre for Jewish Studies Presents ‘Scriptural Encounter by Zoom: On Women in Judaism from Reform and Orthodox Perspectives’
Jul 16 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Rabbi Robyn Ashworth-Steen and Rabbi Dina Brewer.

RSVP Rabbi Silverman at [email protected] for Zoom Id, password and texts to read in advance

Jul
19
Sun
Muslim Jewish Forum – Online 25th Anniversary Commemoration of Srebrenica Genocide
Jul 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Tragically, just over 40 years after the liberation of Auschwitz, genocide returned to Europe when over 8,000 Bosniak men and boys were murdered by Serb forces from 11-22 July 1995. You can learn more about what happened on the website of the charity Remembering Srebrenica.
Several members of the Forum have visited Srebrenica in recent years, and the above photograph was taken by Co-Chair Heather Fletcher when she was there. This year sees the 25th anniversary of this terrible crime.
On Sunday 19 July the Forum will be holding an online commemoration event. The confirmed speakers are:
• Cllr Heather Fletcher, Forum Co-Chair
• Afzal Khan CBE, MP for Manchester Gorton
• Ann Algar, Co-Chair, Women of Faith
• Elinor Chohan, Chair of Remembering Srebrenica North West
• Kate Green, MP for Stretford and Urmston
• Aldin Zilic, Bosnian who came as a refugee aged 10
• Cllr Rabnawaz Akbar will give the vote of thanks
After the speakers participants will have the opportunity to share their own thoughts.

The event below is free to attend but you must register using the link below. Zoom will then send you the event access details and password.
https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwsduuqrz8rHdeLBPkrjVvZcNwHIJU8jGDV

Jul
20
Mon
Keren Hayesod: ‘From a Dream to Reality’ – InterConnection Webinar
Jul 20 @ 7:00 pm

Connect with the People of Israel from Your Home
A Webinar Series with Keren Hayesod’s Young Leadership

“From a Dream to Reality”

You are invited to join our Young Leadership division for an inspiring InterConnection webinar that will take you on a young entrepreneur’s journey to success and the establishment of Carbyne, the leading public safety emergency communication platform.

Carbyne’s call-handling solutions gather all available information about an incident, and uses advanced technology to deliver actionable data from any connected device to Emergency Communications Centers.

This webinar will be led by Amir Elichai – founder & the Global Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Carbyne who will share insights from his entrepreneurial journey.

Register here: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/6815941163525/WN_jyYUE5LESkuC9DHqkqRjeQ

Jul
26
Sun
Maccabi GB and Maccabi World Union Commemoration
Jul 26 @ 1:00 pm

You are invited to join Maccabi members worldwide for a virtual online commemoration ceremony.

The ceremony will include prayers and readings to remember those who have lost their lives during the pandemic, as well as wishing ‘long life’ to their families and strength to those who are still recovering from symptoms.

Register to take part at www.maccabi.org/covid19memorial. The Zoom link will be sent after registration.

Aug
12
Wed
‘To Life! Healthy Jewish Food’ – An Evening with Dr Jackie Lewis and Judi Rose (daughter of the legendary Evelyn Rose)
Aug 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Aug
23
Sun
Trek4TheFed Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge
Aug 23 all-day
Sep
6
Sun
Climb Mount Snowdon for The Friendship Circle
Sep 6 all-day